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  SpiderFan.org - Characters : Lizard
In despair, The Lizard took control, though it had a weak mental strength, causing the voodoo from Calypso to effect him for her own purposes.
After a series of bloody battles, the Lizard and Calypso were defeated by Spider-Man, causing the Lizard to gain control of his mind, though it was so weak, the supressed Connors persona carried out a plan and cured himself...
The Lizard was last seen as a pawn of Vincent Stegron.
www.spiderfan.org /characters/lizard.html   (1324 words)

  
  San Diego Zoo's Animal Bytes: Lizard
Lizards are part of a group of animals known as reptiles.
Most lizards live on the ground, but others can be found making their homes in trees, burrows, or in the water.
Lizards have dry, scaly skin that does not grow with their bodies.
www.sandiegozoo.org /animalbytes/t-lizard.html   (1192 words)

  
  Lizard - LoveToKnow 1911
Lizards are reptiles which have a transverse external anal opening (instead of a longitudinal slit as in Crocodilians and tortoises) and which have the right and left halves of the mandibles connected by a sutural symphysis.
The lizards and snakes are the two dominant reptilian orders which are still on the increase in species, though certainly not in size.
I) is the frilled lizard (Chlamydosaurus kingi), which is restricted to Queensland and the north coast, and grows to a length of 3 ft., including the long tapering tail.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Lizard   (5140 words)

  
  Lizard - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Most other lizard species are harmless to humans (most species native to North America, for example, are incapable even of drawing blood with their bites).
The chief impact of lizards on humans is positive; they are significant predators of pest species; numerous species are prominent in the pet trade; some are eaten as food (for example, iguanas in Central America); and lizard symbology plays important, though rarely predominant roles in some cultures (e.g.
Lizards in the Scincomorpha family, which include skinks (such as the blue-tailed skink), often have shiny, iridescent scales that appear moist.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lizard   (633 words)

  
 lizard. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Lizards form the suborder Sauria, and there are over 3,000 lizard species distributed throughout the world (except for the polar regions), with the greatest number found in warm climates.
Lizards typically have four legs with five toes on each foot, although a few, such as the worm lizard and the so-called glass snake, are limbless, retaining only internal vestiges of legs.
The gila monster and the related beaded lizard of the North American deserts are the only known poisonous lizards; despite folklore, the bite of the gecko is not poisonous.
www.bartleby.com /65/li/lizard.html   (511 words)

  
 Lizard
Lizard is the common name for members of the most diverse of the 5 groups of living REPTILES.
Snakes are thought to have evolved from lizard ancestors that underwent reduction of limbs, eyes and ears while adapting to a burrowing lifestyle.
The world's largest lizard, the Komodo dragon, is a monitor lizard that attacks and kills deer and wild pigs, and has been known to attack humans.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0004728   (772 words)

  
 EEK! - Critter Corner - Slender Glass Lizard
The name for this lizard is appropriate, for when it is caught, this reptile twists and jumps frantically to escape, and sometimes, its tail breaks off, like glass, into many pieces.
Because of its snake-like appearance, this lizard is often mistaken for a snake.
The slender glass lizard's body can be tan, brown, or bronze with a dark brown to fl stripe running along the middle of the back from head to tail.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/caer/ce/eek/critter/reptile/glasslizard.htm   (454 words)

  
 The Jesus Lizard - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Jesus Lizard was a rock music group formed in 1989 in Chicago, Illinois.
Through 1994, the Jesus Lizard's studio recordings were recorded and engineered by Steve Albini; he was an avid fan, and his engineering work with the Jesus Lizard may be considered amongst his best.
In 1995, The Jesus Lizard signed a contract with Capitol Records, an action which caused a falling out with Albini, famous for his dislike of major record companies.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/The_Jesus_Lizard   (467 words)

  
 Lizard Island Research Station - Diving & Snorkelling
The water is less than 20 metres deep at the base of the reef all around the Lizard Island group and depth does not exceed 35 metres within a kilometre of the reef crest.
Lizard Island is big enough to provide some protection from wind-generated waves on its lee side in all but the most extreme weather condtions.
The risk of encountering a box jellyfish at an offshore locality such as Lizard Island is very low but it is probably higher during and after flood conditions on the mainland during summer.
www.lizardisland.net.au /trip/diving.htm   (913 words)

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